Option 1:

South Dakota residents may be eligible to receive a CapTel phone free of charge through the state’s TED program if eligible.  Installation and training to use the phone is available through this option.

To apply online:


Shayna Remund, MS, CRC
Deaf Services & Training Specialist
SD Division of Rehabilitation Services
1310 Main Ave S Ste 102
Brookings, SD 57006-3894
Office: 605.688.4224
Email: Shayna.Remund@state.sd.us
Website: http://dhs.sd.gov/rehabservices/deafservices.aspx

Option 2:

Third Party Certification of Hearing Loss

People who cannot hear over the phone may be eligible to receive an Internet-based CapTel phone at no cost with a signed certification of hearing loss from their audiologist or doctor.


Option 3:

Purchase a CapTel Phone

CapTel phones are available to purchase directly for $75 through WCI.

T-Mobile from CapTel
Captioning Service Provider

See a CapTel Call
See how CapTel helps clarify everyday calls.

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WebCapTel from T-Mobile
You can also get CapTel captions over the Internet during conversations on your cellphone.

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